Monday, January 7, 2013

Arboretum offers rose pruning class Jan. 12

Saturday, January 12 at the Arboretum  Everything you wanted to know about roses – bring all your questions!!

301 North Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA 91007
Call 626.821.4623 for information or to reserve a place.

Saturday, January 12
10am–1 pm
Palm Room
Jill Morganelli, Instructor
$25 Arboretum members / $30 non-members (includes Garden admission)

Join Jill Morganelli, the curator of the Arboretum’s Victorian Rose Garden, for a workshop about rose pruning and rose care.  January is a big month for roses; proper pruning and soil building will determine the health and beauty of roses throughout the year.  Jill will demonstrate all the techniques for pruning a variety of different types of roses, lead a discussion on disease control and soil building, and teach you how to nurture perfect roses!

At 10am, come to the Palm Room for a very informative (i.e. essential!) talk, and then walk to the Rose Garden for a demonstration and question/answer session…Bring water and a hat.

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden
301 North Baldwin Avenue
Arcadia, CA 91007-2697
Phone: 626.821.4624

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